The Scientific World Journal / 2013 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Correlates of and Barriers to the Utilization of Health Services for Delivery in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa

Table 4

Percent citing each reason for not delivering at a health facility by country.

Reason for not delivering at a health facilityKenyaNigeriaTanzaniaIndiaPakistan

Cost too much13.89.66.622.138.6
Facility not open5.
Too far/no transport45.123.533.712.26.6
Do not trust facility3.
No female provider1.
Husband/family did not allow1.
Not necessary22.354.919.269.654.1
Not customary2.
Abrupt delivery16.15.5

Mean number of reasons

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